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VASILEFS GEORGIOS II submarine chaser (1943/1944)

Vasilefs Georgios II 1945

Name No Builder Laid down Launched Comm Fate
Βασιλεύς Γεώργιος Βʹ <Vasilefs Georgios II> (ex-PC622) P17 Nashville Bridge, USA 5/1942 7/7/1942 3/1943 // 6/1944 discarded 1963

 

Displacement standard, t

414

Displacement full, t

463

Length, m

51.8 wl 52.9 oa

Breadth, m

7.06

Draught, m

3.30 full load

No of shafts

2

Machinery

2 diesels

Power, h. p.

2880

Max speed, kts

19

Fuel, t

diesel oil 49
Endurance, nm (kts) 3000 (12) - 4800 (12)

Armament

1 x 1 - 76/50 Mk 20, 1 x 1 - 40/56 Mk 1/2, 5 x 1 - 20/70 Mk 4, 2 x 4 - 178 Mousetrap DCT, 2 DCT, 2 DCR

Sensors

SF or SO or SU radar, sonar

Complement 65

 

Ship project history: Standard USN "173ft" PC class patrol/submarine chaser. She was presented to Greece by USA Government and transferred 12/6/1944.

Modernizations: None.

Naval service: No significant events.

Vasilefs Georgios II 1952

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